The Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, has imposed a curfew on two communities following the communal conflict that claimed three lives on Sunday.
No fewer than three homes had been burnt and about 9 individuals, together with a former Chief Choose within the state, had been injured within the mayhem.
Saying the curfew on Monday in a public service announcement, the Secretary to the State Authorities, Prof Solo Chukwulobelu, stated the event was with fast impact.
Whereas stating that the curfew would run from 7pm to 6am till additional discover, Obiano warned that safety personnel had been on strict orders to implement the curfew.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, Ikenga Tochukwu, whereas stating that normalcy had returned within the space, stated three individuals died within the fracas.
The PPRO stated, “Normalcy has been restored within the space and our males are nonetheless on the bottom to make sure the security of life and property. To date, we have now recovered three our bodies which have been deposited on the morgue.
It was gathered that Anaku and Omor, have been having a protracted disaster over land.
A supply stated, “A few of the affected individuals within the renewed disaster embody a former Chief Choose of Anambra and a former commissioner.
In a associated improvement, the state authorities on Monday lifted the curfew imposed on six communities – Igbariam, Aguleri, Umueri, Nteje, Awkuzu And Umunya.
The Secretary to Anambra State Authorities, Professor Solo Chukwulobelu stated the lifting of the curfew which started on Monday, twenty sixth April 2021, was with fast impact, as normalcy had returned to the communities.